folliculitis keloidalis


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folliculitis keloidalis

[fa‚lik·yə′līd·əs ‚kē·lȯi′dal·əs]
(medicine)
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Folliculitis keloidalis nuchae and pseudofolliculitis barbae.
The clean-shave haircut known locally as the chiskop is rare among females but popular with black South African men, who are also predisposed to folliculitis keloidalis nuchae (FKN) (keloids on the back of the head).
Acne keloidalis, also known as folliculitis keloidalis is a chronic inflammatory process of the hair follicles of the nape and leading to hypertrophic scarring as papules and plaques.